Welcome to Sunshine and Hurricanes

Welcome to Sunshine and HurricanesHi, we're Kira (the geeky one) and Michelle (the creative one).

Our hope is that our friendship will extend to every one of our readers as we raise kids together, design our lives together and have fun together. Whether in this moment you are experiencing the joy of sunshine or the winds of a hurricane, we are here and want to hear your story.

Frozen Summer Games

Frozen Summer Games Olaf's Snow Day In Summer at sunshineandhurricanes.com

    "Catching" Snowflakes and Snowball Fights It's time for some fun Frozen Summer snow games, gather up all your little trolls and get ready to burn some of that never ending energy! We decided to venture outside into Olaf's beloved sunshine to "catch" snowflakes and have a Continue Reading

Do You Want To Build A Snowman?

Build A Snowman

Welcome to Olaf's Snow Day in Summer Playdate! We can't get all the fun started without our mascot so here's a quick and easy craft to make certain everyone has a snowman to love on this week! This project is simple and comes together with basic items you may already have on hand! Materials Continue Reading

Peanut Butter Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

peanut butter cookie ice cream sandwich

I'm not sure if I've mentioned, but I like sweets. I especially like cookies…and chocolate….and peanut butter….and ice cream. Even better when they are all together. These peanut butter cookie ice cream sandwiches have become a favorite in our house and even in other people's houses (I happened to Continue Reading

Tips for Using A Seine Net

Seine Net Tips

If you live near a lake, ocean, or are planning a trip near the shore, a seine net can be a fun & educational experience! These nets have been used since ancient times for fishing, there is more historical information in this article, if you're interested. Seine nets are super simple to DIY and Continue Reading